Tag Archives: North Melbourne

POLICE INVESTIGATE AFTER WOMAN FOUND DEAD IN RESERVOIR BACKYARD – Wednesday July 17 2013

– A mother of two has been found dead in the backyard of a house in Reservoir. The woman, Teresa Mancuso, was aged in her 40s and had moved in with her mother since her father died about two years … Continue reading

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VICTIM OF ‘ABHORRENT’ SEX ATTACK A RECENT MOTHER – Wednesday July 3 2013

– The 23-year-old woman sexually assaulted in North Melbourne was out celebrating for the first time since giving birth, detectives have revealed. Police have revealed CCTV footage relating to the sexual assault of the new mother in North Melbourne early … Continue reading

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NEIGHBOURS RAN TO HER RESCUE – Tuesday July 2 2013

– The latest violent crime to shock our city has a chilling similarity to the most terrible one of recent times. Less than a year after Jill Meagher was taken from a street by a fiend who then brutally ended … Continue reading

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TERROR IN LANEWAY – Monday July 1 2013

– Police have described an attack on a young woman in North Melbourne as frightening and opportunistic. The 23-year-old was walking home along King Street in the city when she was approached by a man about 2:45am on Sunday. He … Continue reading

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MEET BERNIE THE ATTORNEY – Saturday June 1 2013

– Bernie “the Attorney” Balmer jokes about running away from the gunshots the day a hitman killed Raymond Patrick Bennett in the old City Court in 1979, when young Balmer was a clerk of courts. “I could have won the … Continue reading

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CRIME PAYS A RETURN – Monday January 28 2013

– Police are on the hunt for a burglar who pocketed thousands of dollars after raiding the same inner-city bar twice in a week. Police would not reveal how much the double-dipping bandit made off with after his raids on … Continue reading

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BAR ROBBED TWICE – Monday January 28 2013

– Police are hunting a man believed to have robbed a North Melbourne bar twice in less than two weeks. About $2000 was stolen after a burglar broke into the Victoria Street bar Prudence through a window between 5 am … Continue reading

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MURDER AND MAYHEM IN 2012 – Monday December 31 2012

– Looking back at just some of the crimes that shocked Melbourne in 2012. Eastern Suburbs Sex Attacker: Police fear one man is responsible for a wave of sexual assaults in the eastern suburbs. They warn that if the fiend … Continue reading

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MAN ON CCTV COMES FORWARD – Thursday September 27 2012

– A man has come forward claiming to be one of the people pictured in CCTV footage of Jill Meagher released yesterday as thousands of messages and tips continue to flood social media sites. The man, who works at a … Continue reading

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PORN STING SAVES KIDS – Thursday September 6 2012

– An American child victim of Victorian sex offenders has been rescued and three others identified amid state-wide police raids. Child predators have been arrested across the state, with a series of police raids seizing more than 25,000 child exploitation … Continue reading

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